STATISTICAL DATA ANALYST, School of Public Health, Biostatistics and Epidemiology Data Analytics Ce

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STATISTICAL DATA ANALYST, School of Public Health, Biostatistics and Epidemiology Data Analytics Center

Primarily responsible for coordinating data management for epidemiologic and biomedical research projects at BUMC and other research organizations, including managing the collection and processing of data. Design and execute statistical analyses and reports and present results of analyses to investigators. Coordinate Data Management tasks, meetings and documentation: schedule and attend project meetings; take detailed notes; document data management tasks and progress; maintain and update all documentation for projects including data dictionaries, annotated data entry forms, data management plans and manuals of operation.

Statistical Programming: Develop programming to label and format variables; create derived variables; generate descriptive statistics and frequencies; generate reports of study progress and other reports required by project; create reports for data quality checks; assist with programming for statistical analyses required for abstracts, manuscripts, and presentations.

Data Management: Process study data on a regular basis; develop and implement procedures for data quality checks; communicate detail on data discrepancies; coordinate and document data received from various sources (web data entry, paper data collection forms, TELEForm, clinical data warehouse, clinical labs).

Develop forms for data collection: Assist with design of effective data collection forms; develop and test data collection forms using electronic data capture (EDC) software (REDCap, CASIC, TELEForm) Assist with the design of databases for projects: collaborate with database programmers on database development for projects through documentation (field types, field names and specifications); assist with testing of database systems; assist with documentation of database structure and user manuals.

SAS experience required, experience with additional programming languages including R and Python preferred.

BA required and one to three years of experience preferred.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States






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Posted: 12/5/2018
Application Due: 1/12/2019
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